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What Anthony Bourdain meant to the world

This is the second time I’ve had to write something this in less than a month, following Scott Hutchison’s death in May. Someone who I’d never met, yet had a profound impact on my life, has taken theirs. Anthony Bourdain is the patron saint of most every traveler, especially those of us who write & […]

Travel Contests: May 23, 2018 – Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Northern Ireland, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Riviera Maya, Mexico; Panama City, Florida; Sri Lanka; France, Spain, Morocco, or China; Crater Lake, Oregon; Cambodia; Rome, London, or San Francisco; Northern Ireland; Scottsdale, Arizona; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any […]

Travel Contests: May 9, 2018 – Australia, Paris, Scotland, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Australia; Paris, France; Puerto Rico; Edinburgh, Scotland; Playa del Carmen, Mexico; Orlando, Florida; Morocco; Rome, Italy; Vancouver, Canada; any Westin hotel in Europe; Charleston, South Carolina; New York City; Lyft credits; Costa Rica; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to […]

Travel Contests: April 25, 2018 – Spain, Nicaragua, Mexico, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Spain; London, England; Santorini, Greece; Sri Lanka; Whistler, British Columbia, Canada; a $10,000 dream vacation; Nicaragua; St. Lucia; Los Cabos, Mexico; Idaho; Puerto Rico; St. Petersburg, Florida; San Francisco, California; a Westin hotel; New York City; Cancun, Mexico; Vietnam; and more. Good […]

Travel Contests: March 21, 2018 – Japan, Ireland, California, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to France or Greece; Tokyo, Japan; Palm Springs, California; Maine; Hot Springs, Virginia; San Francisco, California; the redwoods in Northern California; Ireland; Inverness, Scotland; Antigua & St. Lucia; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss […]

No 1 Traveler Lounge London Heathrow LHR review

On my transit through London, I had several hours to kill at London Heathrow. During this time, I was able to visit a few Heathrow Terminal 3 lounges: the Cathay Pacific Lounge, the No 1 Traveler Lounge, the British Airways Galleries Lounge, and the American Airlines Admirals Club. Here is my review of the 2nd lounge I […]